Movies like Peppermint

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Peppermint (2018)
 6.5
 62K
Peppermint (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A grieving mother transforms herself into a vigilante following the murders of her husband and daughter, eluding the authorities to deliver her own personal brand of justice.
Style: exciting, brutal, rough, suspense, neo noir, psychotronic, surprise ending
Plot: vigilante, one woman army, loss of child, drug cartel, justice, corruption, female martial artist, police corruption, murder, fighting the system, female protagonist, revenge killing, widow, revenge, bandit, strong female character, corrupt official, coma, female vigilante, one against many, near death experience, tragic past, drug lord, criminal, brutality ...
Time: 2010s, year 2012, year 2017
Place: los angeles, usa, united states

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Most similar movies to Peppermint

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, surprise ending, neo noir and exciting films with plots about murder, violence, pistol, revenge, shot in the chest, gun and death mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Peppermint: The Accountant (2016), The Equalizer (2014), Law Abiding Citizen (2009), Death Wish (2018), American Assassin (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.3
 279K
The Accountant (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: As a math savant uncooks the books for a new client, the Treasury Department closes in on his activities and the body count starts to rise.
Style: surprise ending, tense, suspense, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: lone hero, autism, sniper, accountant, justice, mathematics, money laundering, organized crime, gunfight, hitman, federal agent, criminal ...
Time: 2000s, 80s, 20th century, 21st century, 2010s ...
Place: new york, illinois, chicago illinois, new hampshire, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 7.2
 352K
The Equalizer (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In The Equalizer, Denzel Washington plays McCall, a man who believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when McCall meets Teri (Chloë Grace Moretz), a young girl under the control of ...
Style: brutal, serious, exciting, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, vigilante, lone hero, vigilantism, fighting crime, tough heroes, gunfight, black ops, lone wolves, loner, hitman, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, moscow russia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Law Abiding Citizen (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A frustrated man decides to take justice into his own hands after a plea bargain sets one of his family's killers free. He targets not only the killer but also the district attorney and others involved in the deal.
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, serious, tense, exciting ...
Plot: vengeance, master criminal, justice, fighting the system, vigilantism, murder, prison, mind game, injustice, perfect crime, intelligence, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 6.3
 69K
Death Wish (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A mild-mannered father is transformed into a killing machine after his family is torn apart by a violent act.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, surprise ending, neo noir ...
Plot: vigilante, dark hero, father daughter relationship, vigilantism, criminal, police, death of wife, justice, moral dilemma, betrayal, danger, murder investigation ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, new york, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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American Assassin (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Following the murder of his fiancée, Mitch Rapp trains under the instruction of Cold War veteran Stan Hurley. The pair then is enlisted to investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on military and civilian targets.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: terrorist, cia, counter terrorism, mentor, tough guy, terrorist plot, kickboxing, hand to hand combat, recruit, mole, government agent, revenge ...
Time: 2010s
Place: romania, warsaw poland, istanbul turkey, rome italy, virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 146K
The Equalizer 2 (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Robert McCall returns to deliver his special brand of vigilante justice -- but how far will he go when it's someone he loves?
Style: suspense, neo noir, ambiguous ending, surprise ending
Plot: revenge, cia, ex military, warrior, murder, vigilantism, rape, martial arts, hostage, kidnapping, one against many, loner ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brussels belgium, washington d.c., istanbul turkey, turkey, brussels ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.4
 20K
Black and Blue (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Exposure follows a rookie Detroit African-American female cop who stumbles upon corrupt officers who are murdering a drug dealer, an incident captured by her body cam. They pursue her through the night in an attempt to destroy the footage, but to ...
Style: suspense, tense, bleak, slang, neo noir ...
Plot: drug lord, rookie, police, police corruption, danger, criminal gang, organized crime, policewoman, police chase, mercilessness, corrupt cop, justice ...
Time: 2010s
Place: detroit, louisiana, new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 15K
Becky (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A teenager's weekend at a lake house with her father takes a turn for the worse when a group of convicts wreaks havoc on their lives.
Style: bloody, suspense, psychological thriller, sadistic
Plot: tough girl, home invasion, escaped prisoner, murder, girl dog relationship, father daughter relationship, betrayal, death, anger, widower, loss of mother, one against many ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.8
 10K
Miss Bala (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Gloria finds a power she never knew she had when she is drawn into a dangerous world of cross-border crime. Surviving will require all of her cunning, inventiveness, and strength.
Style: exciting, suspense, captivating, emotional, intense ...
Plot: mob boss, drug lord, female spy, drug cartel, slave trade, beauty queen, sniper, cia agent, corruption, bodyguard, undercover agent, beauty pageant ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, tijuana mexico, san diego california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Assassination Nation (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: High school senior Lily and her group of friends live in a haze of texts, posts, selfies and chats just like the rest of the world. So, when an anonymous hacker starts posting details from the private lives of everyone in their small town, the ...
Style: brutal, emotional, suspense, exciting, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: feminist, social satire, feminism, hacker, school, society, female protagonist, friends, violence, murder, corruption, killer ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 5K
Recoil (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A cop turns vigilante after his family is murdered, exacting vengeance on the killers - and then on all criminals who have slipped through the system.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, vengeance, gang, death of wife, crimes, rivalry, tough heroes, murder, gangster, organized crime, gangsters, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2011, year 2009, 2000s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 14K
I Am Wrath (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man is out for justice after a group of corrupt police officers are unable to catch his wife's killer.
Style: tense, exciting, suspense, bleak, surprise ending ...
Plot: revenge, murder, police corruption, danger, brutality, violence, dark hero, sociopath, paranoia, street shootout, hairdresser, corrupt politician ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 122 min.
Story: FBI agent Matt Graver teams up with operative Alejandro Gillick to prevent Mexican drug cartels from smuggling terrorists across the U.S. border.
Style: neo noir, surprise ending, suspense, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: black ops, drug cartel, cia, cartel, u.s. mexico border, gunfight, terrorist, warrior, brutality, rescue, corruption, explosion ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: kansas city, mexico, somalia, sonora, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.0
 10K
Proud Mary (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mary is a hit woman working for an organized crime family in Boston, whose life is completely turned around when she meets a young boy whose path she crosses when a professional hit goes bad.
Style: suspense, tense, exciting, captivating, surprise ending ...
Plot: female assassin, female killer, gangsters, car chase, revenge, brutality, betrayal, murder, gangster, little boy, guilt, organized crime ...
Time: 2010s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 11K
Final Score (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a stadium is seized by a group of heavily armed criminals during a major sporting event, an ex-soldier must use all his military skills to save the 35,000 capacity crowd, one of which is the daughter of his fallen comrade.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: one against many, terrorism, unlikely hero, survival, haunted by the past, fake identity, disguise, russian, murder, hostage, courage, race against time ...
Time: 90s, year 1999, 1990s, 2010s
Place: tower bridge london, russia, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 15K
6 Bullets (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An ex-mercenary known for finding missing children is hired by a mixed martial arts fighter whose daughter has been kidnapped.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: child prostitute, danger, child in peril, kidnapping, daring rescue, crime, crimes, missing child, father son relationship, organized crime, tough guy, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 63K
Cold Pursuit (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Norway, China, Canada, USA, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Nels Coxman's quiet life comes crashing down when his beloved son dies under mysterious circumstances. His search for the truth soon becomes a quest for revenge as he seeks coldblooded justice against a drug lord and his inner circle.
Style: suspense, harsh, semi serious, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Plot: snow, drug dealer, drug cartel, vigilante, vigilantism, loss of loved one, skiing, revenge, life turned upside down, police investigation, hate, machismo ...
Time: 2010s
Place: colorado, denver colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 6.3
 41K
Bastille Day (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA, Belgium, Luxembourg, China, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Michael Mason is an American pickpocket living in Paris who finds himself hunted by the CIA when he steals a bag that contains more than just a wallet. Sean Briar, the field agent on the case, soon realises that Michael is just a pawn in a much ...
Style: exciting, intense, tense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: pickpocket, terrorism, rogue agent, cia, bomb, investigation, thief, cia agent, criminal, espionage, gunfight, surveillance ...
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.4
 49K
Ava (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A black ops assassin is forced to fight for her own survival after a job goes dangerously wrong.
Style: tense, twists and turns, exciting, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: female agent, female spy, female assassin, strong female character, intelligence agency, woman fights a man, femme fatale, one woman army, woman with a gun, assassin, murder, hitman ...
Time: 2020s
Place: saudi arabia, boston, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 398K
Sicario (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico, Hong Kong
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A young female FBI agent joins a secret CIA operation to take down a Mexican cartel boss, a job that ends up pushing her ethical and moral values to the limit.
Style: neo noir, realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: drug cartel, black ops, tough girl, moral dilemma, cia, mercenary, u.s. mexico border, special agents, swat team, drug smuggling, drug dealing, fbi ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: mexico, usa, texas, tucson arizona, phoenix arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Jack Reacher must uncover the truth behind a major government conspiracy in order to clear his name. On the run as a fugitive from the law, Reacher uncovers a potential secret from his past that could change his life forever.
Style: intense, exciting, suspense, tense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prison escape, lone hero, drug smuggling, chase, vigilante, mercenary, female soldier, false accusations, conspiracy, false accusation, corruption, assassination ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new orleans, alabama, afghanistan, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Spenser Confidential (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Spenser, a former Boston patrolman who just got out from prison, teams up with Hawk, an aspiring fighter, to unravel the truth behind the death of two police officers.
Style: buddy movie, realistic, suspense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: police corruption, ex convict, police, ex-cop, martial arts, fbi, tough guy, fbi agent, drug smuggling, investigation, corruption, friendship ...
Time: 2020s, 2010s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.8
 8K
The Courier (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This intense action-thriller unfolds in real time as two embattled souls fight for their lives. Gary Oldman stars as a vicious crime boss out to kill Nick, the lone witness set to testify against him. He hires a mysterious female motorcycle courier ...
Style: suspense, entertaining, captivating, exciting, psychotronic ...
Plot: danger, survival, messenger, crime boss, police, bomb, chase, gunfight, crimes, witnessing a crime, deadly, crime ...
Time: 2010s
Place: tower bridge london, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, washington d.c., new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.4
 166K
Nobody (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hutch Mansell, a suburban dad, overlooked husband, nothing neighbor — a "nobody." When two thieves break into his home one night, Hutch's unknown long-simmering rage is ignited and propels him on a brutal path that will uncover dark ...
Style: suspense, brutal, suspenseful, twists and turns, cult film ...
Plot: vengeance, home invasion, martial arts, gangsters, family relations, crimes, midlife crisis, russian mafia, thief, assassin, one against many, retribution ...
Time: 2020s
Place: pentagon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Edge of Darkness (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: As a seasoned homicide detective, Thomas Craven has seen the bleakest side of humanity. But nothing prepares him for the toughest investigation of his life: the search for his only daughter Emma's killer. Now, he is on a personal mission to ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: vengeance, murder, uncover truth, fighting the system, senator, death of daughter, investigation, danger, dishonesty, conspiracy, vigilantism, corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
New Police Story (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Sent into a drunken tailspin when his entire unit is killed by a gang of thrill-seeking punks, disgraced Hong Kong police inspector Wing (Jackie Chan) needs help from his new rookie partner, with a troubled past of his own, to climb out of the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hostage, gang, redemption, partner, crimes, hostages, revenge, rivalry, police, haunted by the past, birthday ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, los angeles, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.4
 55K
Live by Night (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A story set in the Prohibition Era and centered around a group of individuals and their dealings in the world of organized crime.
Style: neo noir, stylized, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: prohibition, organized crime, betrayal, revenge, gangster, gangsters, love, mafia, chase, friendship, alcohol, criminal ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s
Place: florida, boston, miami, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.4
 348
Maximum Force (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three renegade cops team up to take on the corrupt chief of police and a crime lords hatchet-man.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, undercover, chase, prostitute, police detective, renegade, police officer, computer cracker, crime, partners, dishonesty, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.1
 51K
Hotel Artemis (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in riot-torn, near-future Los Angeles, 'Hotel Artemis' follows the Nurse, who runs a secret, members-only emergency room for criminals.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, suspense, neo noir ...
Plot: hotel, nurse, survival, female killer, organized crime, crime boss, mysterious woman, top secret, murder, mob boss, chase, strong female character ...
Time: near future, 2020s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Assassination Games (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Romania
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Brazil is a contract killer, willing to take any job if the price is right. Flint left the assassin game when a ruthless drug dealer’s brutal attack left his wife in a coma. When a contract is put out on the same coldblooded drug dealer, both ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, sniper, crimes, kickboxing, karate, assassination, fight, crime boss, chases and races, vengeance, partners, anti heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bucharest, ukraine, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%